Hard work pays off with scholarship for Brevard-bound Mazzilli

Polk County head baseball coach Ty Stott has no doubt that Mark Mazzilli will find success when he begins his collegiate baseball career at...

Love of sport, community help drive Stott to success at Polk County

The phone call that changed Ty Stott's life rang his dorm room at USC Spartanburg on an ordinary autumn afternoon. On the other end of the line spoke Jeff Wilson, Polk County High School's head baseball coach at the time but preparing to make a move to lead the Wolverine softball program. Apply for the opening, Wilson said. Come back home to Polk County. And suddenly Stott cared only about the job he never knew he wanted.

Edwards’ relief effort helps Polk snap losing streak

J.D. Edwards helped Polk County escape an early jam, then shut down the Asheville Trailblazers in relief to help spark the Wolverines to a 13-8 win Thursday at Polk

Surging Wolverines win again on road, downing Mitchell

A second straight day of Western Highlands Conference road play proved no problem Wednesday for Polk County. The Wolverines made the long trek to Mitchell a good one, scoring 11 runs in the final three innings to earn a 14-6 victory in Bakersville.

Cougars outlast Wolverines in WHC slugfest

Mountain Heritage scored 12 runs in the first three innings Wednesday, then held on to defeat Polk County 14-10 in Western Highlands Conference baseball action in Burnsville.

Polk County celebrates baseball season with postseason banquet

Polk County's junior varsity and varsity baseball squads recently celebrated the 2015 season with their annual season-ending banquet at which a number of players were recognized.

Alm to take over Polk County High baseball program

Billy Alm has been waiting for a chance to lead a high school baseball program since the start of his teaching career. That opportunity has arrived as Alm has been named the new head baseball coach at Polk County High School.

Polk baseball recognizes ‘future stars’ prior to ACA game

Prior to Monday's game with Asheville Christian Academy, Polk County recognized "future stars" from local elementary schools, inviting 10 youngsters to join the team in pregame warmups and introductions.

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